hiatal hernia

Nursing Interventions for Hiatal Hernia

Nursing Interventions: Hiatal Hernia Prepare the patient for diagnostic tests, as needed. Administer prescribed antacids and other medications To reduce intra-abdominal pressure and prevent aspiration, have the patient sleep in a reverse Trendelenburg position with the head of the bed elevated. Assess the patient’s response to treatment. Observe for complications, especially significant bleeding, pulmonary aspiration, […]